The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in East Alton, IL. These figures on reported criminal activity in East Alton, IL, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in East Alton, IL is 20% higher than the average of the whole of the state of Illinois, and when compared with the national average, is 5% higher than. When looking at violent crimes, East Alton, IL has 25% lower than violent crime rate than Illinois average, while remaining 16% lower than the national average. In property crime, East Alton, IL is 29% higher than the average of Illinois and is 8% higher than the national average.